Funding & Capital Overview

Our priority is to provide the necessary funding to Hong Kong startups so that they are able to maintain healthy cash flow for sustainable business expansion.

We help fast-track startups to acquire government-backed business funding.

We have built the most established investment platform connecting passionate startups with world-renowned investors.

We are your trusted partner, providing seamless guidance and support in navigating the intricate landscape of funding and investment opportunities.

 

Government funding programmes

Recognising innovation and technology as key drivers for economic growth, the HKSAR Government has a wide range of startup and business funding programmes in place to help startups and businesses of all sizes. Our professional team from TecOne will be able to provide advice on government funding for all startups seeking to expand. Drop by TecOne or email tecone@hkstp.org to talk to us. 

Government funding schemes at a glance: 

Public Sector Trial Scheme (PSTS):
https://www.itf.gov.hk/en/funding-programmes/facilitating-technology/psts/

Research Talent Hub (RTH)
https://www.itf.gov.hk/en/funding-programmes/nurturing-talent/research-talent-hub/index.html

STEM Internship Scheme:
https://www.itf.gov.hk/en/funding-programmes/nurturing-talent/stem-internship-scheme/

Others
https://www.success.tid.gov.hk/success_enews/govfundscheme/eng.pdf

 

HKSTP Capital and corporate investment

Navigating financial challenges can be a significant hurdle for businesses, particularly when faced with cash flow constraints. Recognising the gravity of this predicament, we have developed a highly reputable investment platform tailored to address the needs of our valued community.

In the field of our funding and investment ecosystem, startups and investors have countless opportunities to connect and inspire each other. A growing number of startups and investors are harnessing the power of our investment platform to either gain access to much-needed capital or investment opportunities to develop ground-breaking innovations.

Our corporate venture arm, HKSTP Venture Fund, also makes direct investments into seed-to-Series A stage startups and co-invests with private investors. We combine HKSTP's resources with those of private sector investors to nurture early-stage technology startups. In doing so, we help these new ventures secure the startup funds they need.

 

 Our accomplishments:

1000+
Network of Investor and Collaborator
1300+
Companies Supported
3000+
Investment Matchings
~HK$91.9B
raised by Park companies since FY2018
HK$1Billion
AUM by HKSTP Venture Fund

With our passion in making you succeed, we enable our startups and investors with the tools, network and Investment Matching to have a deep and lasting impact on Hong Kong's innovation and technology development.

Our ecosystem opens up a multitude of possibilities for both entrepreneurs and investors. Get in touch with our professional team at: capital@hkstp.org

 

Strategic Tech Fund

The Strategic Tech Fund (STF) invests in mid-stage I&T start-up companies from around the world, empowering them to scale their business in Hong Kong and beyond.

Through this HKSAR Government initiative and HKSTP’s own robust I&T ecosystem, the right startup companies can be identified to be considered for the startup funds they need to continue thriving on their growth journeys and delivering strategic value to Hong Kong and the world – thus enriching Hong Kong’s I&T ecosystem, boosting the city’s long-term productivity and competitiveness, and enhancing Hong Kong’s status as an innovation centre.

Learn more about how STF could help your business scale up & scale out at stf@hkstp.org 

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